Hakea chromatropa A.S.George & R.M.Barker
Nuytsia 17:159-163, Figs 1,2 (2007)

Conservation Code: Priority One
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Monday 17 March 2008

Non-lignotuberous, bushy shrub, to 2.5 m high. Gravelly loam. In open shrubland.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Jarrah Forest.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Victoria Plains.

Scientific Description
C. Hollister, N.S. Lander and K.R. Thiele, Tuesday 22 September 2020

Shrubs, 0 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 30-55 mm mm long, 7-15 mm mm wide, glabrous; lamina flat, clearly widest above the middle, once divided, pinnately divided, shallowly divided. Inflorescences axillary, cream or pink; pedicels (6-)6.5-7 mm long. Perianth (4.5-)5-5.5 mm long, glabrous; ovary glabrous; pistil (7.5-)8-9 mm long, pollen presenter conical, style glabrous. Follicles 25-30 mm long, 0 mm wide, corky tetrahedral projections (on external surfaces of fruit) absent; seed 13-16 mm long (including wing), 0 mm wide, the wing discontinuous, marginal, extending down one lateral side only. Flowers in August or September. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Avon Wheatbelt (AW) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority One (P1).